Related services are defined by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act of 2004 as supportive services that are required to assist a child with a disbility to benefit from special education.
This may include, but is not limited to:
- Physical Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- School Health Services
- Applied Behavior Therapy
- Speech/Language Therapy
In order to receive related services a student must have an identified disability and need special education services due to that disability. Related services are generally addressed within a child's Individual Education Plan.